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Maps that shaped the world

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Maps that shaped the world
Bursting with information and often incredibly beautiful – maps do more than just showing you where you are, or where you might be going. Here we tell the stories behind some fascinating examples.

The recently published Times History of the World in Maps features documents from ancient civilisations, through the medieval period, to some of the key events of the 20th Century.

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Author: daveslikes

Head of Visual and Performing Arts

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